Buchanan County, MO

BUCHANAN COUNTY, situated on the westerly boundary of Missouri on the east side of Missouri river. Area, 800 square miles. Seat of justice, Sparta. Pop. in 1840, 6,237 ; in 1850, 12,975. (Fanning's, 1853)

Place Unit Type
County
Containing Unit
Name Type
St. Joseph, MO City or Town
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